The case went up to CBI who filed an FIR against Coal Secretary - PC Parakh and Industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla. Parakh by this time was a reputed civil servant and was known to people for over three decades. The Coal Ministry was was supposed to be the last posting in his sterling career and he was a known top bureaucrat. This FIR was a big news in the Civil Services and the corporate India and people were angry at it. This books tells a lot about the working pattern of the top notch politicians. The coal ministry with our Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Mamta Banerjee, Shibu Soren and others. Did Parakh learn a lesson and what was that lesson? Read to know what Parakh wants to share about the facts of the Coal Scam.
About the Author:
Prakash Chandra Prarakh popularly known as PC Parakh was born in Rajasthan. He studied at IIT Roorkee, and went for further studies to University of Bath in UK. He has worked with National Mineral Development Corporation and Hindustan Copper Limited as Mining Geologist before he joined the Civil Services in 1969. He was allotted the Andhra Pradesh Cadre as an IAS Officer where he handled many departments. In March 2005 he became the Secretary in Coal and retired in December 2005.